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Paper books, ebooks, audiobooks: what’s the difference?

By Kamila Mushkina / September 23, 2020

Today, if you want to read a book, you can choose between an old-school paper book, an ebook or an audiobook. Each of them have their own pros and cons. Let’s explore the difference between them. Paper books: more emotional but less portability Most bookworms prefer paper books because they’re real. The emotions you experience […]

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The effects of video games: are they good or bad?

By Kamila Mushkina / September 21, 2020

Some people think video games are a waste of time, but others can spend hours in the virtual worlds. Are video games good or bad? There’s no definite answer, but it’s known for sure that video games change the way you think and act. Here are some of the negative and positive effects of video […]

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9 popular Irish comedians

By Kamila Mushkina / September 16, 2020

Do you enjoy a good laugh while watching stand-up and comedy shows? Check these Irish comedians who are especially good at bringing laughter to our lives! Dylan Moran Dylan Moran is a writer and actor, which makes him an exceptionally talented comedian – he knows how to write a perfect script and perform it on […]

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8 new cuisines you can try in Dublin

By Kamila Mushkina / September 14, 2020

The most popular cuisines in Ireland include Chinese, Thai, Italian, Indian, and Mexican. However, there are many more international cuisines that are worth a try. Here are 8 new cuisines you can try and even more restaurants where you can find them in Dublin. Korean Mostly based on rice, vegetables, and meats, Korean cuisine is […]

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Stress-baking: why we baked more during quarantine

By Kamila Mushkina / September 9, 2020

During the lockdown, we were stuck at home trying to entertain ourselves and get rid of stress. For many of us, baking during quarantine has become a remedy. So why does baking have such a calming effect on us? Stress-baking in times of crisis Since the lockdown hit, I’ve seen so many people posting their […]

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Birdwatching in post-Covid Ireland

By Kamila Mushkina / September 7, 2020

With lockdown taking place all over Ireland, the noise levels reduced and we are finally able to hear the birds singing. Birdwatching is a great way to keep connected to nature; besides, Ireland is a hub for migratory birds, so now is a perfect time for birdwatching! Birds and animals in Covid-19 In the spring, […]

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6 reasons why I do yoga

By Kamila Mushkina / September 3, 2020

Many people do yoga nowadays, and I’m not an exception. Maybe it’s time for you to give it a try? If you’re hesitating, here are six reasons why I do yoga. Everybody can find their own style I first did yoga six years ago. I attended a yoga class at my university, and I felt […]

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How to quickly get into the autumn mood

By Kamila Mushkina / August 31, 2020

Thanks to Covid-19 the summer went incredibly fast, so you’re probably not ready for the autumn yet. However, autumn is a great time, and these tips should help you get into the autumn mood! Candles and other autumn decorations Autumn is the time to create a more cosy environment, at home and at work. Decorate […]

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Personal finance tips to secure your future

By Kamila Mushkina / August 27, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has taught us that we should be prepared for an unexpected financial crisis. Besides having a financial cushion, what are other personal finance tips for a more stable financial future? Track your spending If you want to know how much money you need per month, you should find out how much you […]

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7 books set in Dublin

By Kamila Mushkina / August 24, 2020

Dublin has been an inspiration for many writers from the early 1900s to the present day. Dublin plays such a role in these novels that it can be considered a character in itself. Here is the list of books set in Dublin city. Ulysses by James Joyce The most important book of modernist literature is […]

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